Recipients, projects, and award amounts are as follows

New Project Awards 2017

  • Supporting New Teachers to the Profession
    Erika Guth-Degner
    Wisconsin
    $300.00
  • Raise A Reader
    Jean Harlow-Truesdell
    Illinois
    $5,000.00
  • Environmental Education Teachers' Pilot Program: St. George, Grenada, West Indies
    Dr. Sharon Burow
    Wisconsin
    $8,655.00
  • Bridging the Gap
    Jeannine Mabey
    New Brunswick
    $6,359.37
  • A Culture of Respect Service - Learning Project
    Dr. Amy Baus
    Wisconsin
    $9,600.00
  • Core Access Special Education Technology Project
    Tammy Gray
    Georgia
    $5,219.80
  • MTMS Girl's Overnight Lock In
    Monica DeRose
    New Jersey
    $1,000.00
  • El Laurel, Veracruz, Mexico Kindergarten Project to Finnish the Building
    Cathaleen Wood
    South Dakota
    $1,442.00
  • Creating a Recipe Book - Gateries delicieuses pour l'amour du francais! "Tasty Treats for the Love of French and Food"
    Betty Constant
    Quebec
    $1,800.00
  • College Marie reine Immaculee Lilavois Haiti Project (Mary Queen Immaculate College)
    Beverly Townsend
    Quebec
    $4,500.00
  • Classroom Book Flood
    Jackie O'Briant
    Wyoming
    $2,000.00
  • STEM. . .iPads . . . and Beyond
    Bernadine Eaton
    Texas
    $6,000.00
  • The Power of Reading
    Pam Koumoutsakis & Arcanja Gomes-Fernandes
    Quebec
    $6,558.00
  • Growing Great Kids
    Marguerite Kenagy
    Oregon
    $1,960.00
  • Bobcats Read! Community Reading Project
    Sophia Marku & Daria J. Willis
    New York
    $10,000.00
  • High School Technology Promotes Early Reading
    Kathy Martell
    Oregon
    $4,000.00

Total Awarded New Projects  $74,395.17

Renewed Project Awards 2017

  • La Solidaridad Community Library Project, Nicaragua
    Kim Covill
    New Mexico
    $5,000.00
  • Ebooks on the Go
    Donna Mohlman
    Texas
    $10,000.00
  • Integration for Immigrant Housewives to Finnish Language, Culture, Institutions and Customs
    Anne-Marie Salonen
    Finland
    $2,000.00
  • Jabulani Secondary School, Zimbabwe
    Mrs. Sefiwe Ndlovu
    Pennsylvania
    $10,000.00
  • Geneva Reads: Building Reading Readiness
    Anne Schuhle
    New York
    $5,570.00
  • Reading Enhancement: Providing Book, Teacher Training, and Reading Techniques and 
    Strategies to Motivate Students to be Independent Readers and use Literacy as a Learning Tool
    Maria Mercedes Umana
    El Salvador
    $1,550.00
Total Awarded to Renewed Projects $34,120.00